Chocolate Orange Tea Drops
Chocolate drop cookies are subtly flavored with orange.
40 min.prep time
2 dozen cookies
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup sugar
1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 teaspoon grated orange peel
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 (6-ounce) package semi-sweet real chocolate chips (We recommend NESTLE® TOLL HOUSE® Morsels)
Heat oven to 350°F. Combine flour and salt in small bowl. Set aside.
Combine sugar, butter, cream cheese, egg, orange peel and vanilla in small mixer bowl. Beat at medium speed until mixture is creamy (1 to 2 minutes). Reduce speed to low. Add flour mixture. Beat until well mixed (1 to 2 minutes). Stir in chocolate chips. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets.
Bake for 12 to 14 minutes or until light golden brown. Let stand 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet. Cool completely.
Recipe and photo courtesy of NESTLÉ® USA and www.VeryBestBaking.com
Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)
Dietary Fiber: 0g
Recipe #11556©2000Land O'Lakes, Inc.